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Sophie Kinsella (Madeleine Wickham) Books

Sophie Kinsella & Madeleine Wickham Bibliography


Sophie Kinsella is a pseudonym used by Madeleine Wickham to write chick lit. Although Wickham has published other books under her real name, her Kinsella books are much more popular, so more people know who "Sophie Kinsella" is. Here are all the books published by this author, with a note as to whether they were written as Wickham or Kinsella.

Wondering what Kinsella is going to release next? Here is a calendar of new and upcoming Sophie Kinsella books.

Note: If you like Sophie Kinsella's books, be sure to try these books by other authors like Kinsella.

1995 - 'The Tennis Party' by Madeleine Wickham

'The Tennis Party' by Madeleine Wickham
Black Swan
Wickham's debut novel is about a couple who invites three other couples to a weekend at their new mansion to play tennis. The husband, Patrick, has a hidden agenda in the invitation, and by the end of the weekend there will be fights, scandal and more.

1996 - 'A Desirable Residence' by Wickham

'A Desirable Residence' by Madeleine Wickham
St. Martin's Press
Everyone is entangled with everyone else in A Desirable Residence, the story of a couple who is struggling to pay two mortgages when a handsome new friend comes to their aid. They, their teenage daughter and their tenants all become embroiled in personal affairs and business.

1997 - 'Swimming Pool Sunday' by Wickham

'Swimming Pool Sunday' by Madeleine Wickham
St. Martin's Press
When a child hits her head on a diving board at a party, her separated parents have to decide whether to sue for negligence. The idea to sue was proposed by the mother's attorney, who has his own motives for wanting in on the case.

1998 - 'The Gatecrasher' by Wickham

'The Gatecrasher' by Madeleine Wickham
St. Martin's Press
Fleur Daxeny crashes funerals and swindles rich widowers to keep up with her expensive lifestyle. In The Gatecrasher, Fleur actually falls for one of the men, but might lose everything because of a secret from her past.

1999 - 'The Wedding Girl' by Wickham

'The Wedding Girl' by Madeleine Wickham
Transworld Publishers Limited
When Milly was 18, she married a man just so he could stay in the country. Ten years later she is ready to get married for real. As she plans an elaborate wedding, all seems well until her secret threatens to catch up with her.

2000 - 'Cocktails for Three' by Wickham

'Cocktails for Three' by Madeleine Wickham
St. Martin's Press
Three friends who work at magazines meet once a month for cocktails and gossip. Cocktails for Three follows their personal drama along with a situation that might destroy their friendship.

2000 - 'Confessions of a Shopaholic' by Sophie Kinsella

'Confessions of a Shopaholic' by Sophie Kinsella
Confessions of a Shopaholic is the book that made Sophie Kinsella a worldwide favorite author. In this book, she introduces Becky Bloomwood, a quirky and lovable character who has an addiction to shopping and an aversion to paying bills. Becky's adventures in life and love have also been adapted into a movie.

2001 - 'Sleeping Arrangements' by Wickham

'Sleeping Arrangements' by Madeleine Wickham
St. Martin's Press
When a mutual friend promises two families that they can use his Spanish villa the same week, a situation ensues. Both families are surprised to find the other at the villa, and Chloe must spend the week with the man who broke her heart 15 years ago.

2001 - 'Shopaholic Takes Manhattan' by Kinsella

'Shopaholic Takes Manhattan' by Sophie Kinsella
In the sequel to Confessions of a Shopaholic, Becky moves to New York with her boyfriend, Luke, and manages to make a mess of her credit cards and career when she is lured by new shops like Barneys and Sephora.

2001 - 'Shopaholic Ties the Knot' by Kinsella

'Shopaholic Ties the Knot' by Sophie Kinsella
In the third Shopaholic book, Becky must deal with her mother, soon-to-be mother in-law, and finacee all while trying to plan the perfect wedding -- which, of course, involves a lot of shopping!
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